M-Net’s local entertainment channelMzansi Magic brings back all new seasons of its hit shows to level the play field in October.

Heart-breaking truths will be revealed on Tuesday, 10 October at 20:00 on Utatakho Season 5 when Nimrod Nkosi takes the journey less travelled in a quest to help those on their path to find their biological fathers and dealing with the joy and pain that comes with learning their genetic background using DNA testing. More heart wrenching, gripping and dramatic endings will unravel as they come to learn truth about their parentage. Joining the team to offer psychological counselling and life coaching is Tshepiso Matentjie, who will guide families to deal with the revelation the best way they know how.

In the spirit of lightness and being the ears on the ground for viewers, All Access Mzansi Season 4 returns with the front row pass to all hot and trendy events on the same evening at 21:30. Tune in to find out which presenters hold the keys to the world of entertainment.  

Come Wednesday, 11 October at 20:00, Papa Penny Ahee Season 2 will hit the small screens. If you think you have seen it all, prepare to walk a mile in his shoes as he shares the reality of being a Disco King. From creating a palace and trying to connect with long-lost family, to his wife claiming her independence and trying to lead a healthier lifestyle. We don’t know what he’ll say or do next – there is never a dull moment. Ahee! Make a date with Papa Penny and you might just be in on the secret.

In the wake of Thursday, 12 October at 20:00 Mzansi’s favourite familyThe Ranakas will gather around for a feast of drama when season 2 makes its début with massive preparations underway for a wedding. Sibling rivalry reaches boiling point between the three sisters. Mama Siba sees a gap to pursuing her passion for cooking.

Dig in on season 2 of the popular cooking reality seriesLet’s Eat With Siphokazi returning on Friday, 13 October at 19:30. The hit among culinary fans promises a fresh tantalising menu as this season’s guests visit Siphokazi at a location of her choice. We also get a glimpse of her famous guests’ homes to give viewers a taste of the celebrity life.

"At Mzansi Magic we believe in creating content that resonates with the viewers and that is on the forefront of entertainment trends. We aim to create content that is captivating and entertaining. Our October line-up will give our viewers the best of their favourite reality shows, showcasing the reality of the characters’ our viewers love whilst tackling real issues head-on," says M-Net’s Director for Local Entertainment ChannelsReneilwe Sema.

Catch Mzansi Magic’s returning hits this October on DStv 161.